Monday, September 16, 2019

Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas – Saint of the Day – July 27

Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas Biography

Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas Profile. Born: February 24, 1912 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: July 27, 1936 in Can Moncada, Llisá de Munt, Barcelona, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on July 27.

The Memorial of Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas – Saint of the Day

Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth February 24, 1912
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death July 27, 1936
Place of Death Can Moncada, Llisá de Munt, Barcelona, Spain
Feast Day July 27
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas Biography

Blessed Modesto Vegas y Vegas, he joined the Franciscan Monastery in Granollers, Spain in 1929 as a novitiate of the Minorite Convention. Studied at the seminary in Osimo, Italy, where he was ordained in 1934 for preaching and devotion to the confessional. Captured, beaten and martyred in the Spanish Civil War for the offense of being a priest.